Technical Writer SevOne
SevOne Inc in Philadelphia is searching for a Technical Writer that has experience in working with development teams to document product functionality. This position is full time. The candidate will report to the Sr Director of Product Management.
The ideal candidate will have a solid background in technical writing on IT subjects and comfortable working in a fast-paced growth-stage company.
Experience working with networking, network management and general IT monitoring systems is very valuable, as is experience with technologies like SNMP, NetFlow, VMware and Linux.
Organize material and complete writing assignments according to established standards regarding order, clarity, conciseness, branding and terminology
Maintain detailed records and original files of all technical documents and revisions
Schedule a strict review process for documentation edits and updates
Edit, standardize, or make changes to materials prepared by subject matter experts
Obtain/create photographs, drawings, sketches, diagrams, and charts to illustrate material
Interact with internal subject matter experts, production and engineering personnel
Assist the technical support team in developing and maintaining online help documentation, including written documentation, as well as scripts for online video content
Study drawings, specifications, mockups, and product samples to integrate and delineate technology, operating procedure, and production sequence and detail
Must have a high school degree or equivalent, some college or technical schooling preferred
Previous technical writing or comparable experience
English Language ? Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar
Good organization, communication and interpersonal skills
Active listener, ability to give full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times
Proven time management skills and the ability to work on tight deadlines
Strong initiative and follow through; ability to work within a team environment
Organized, extremely high attention to detail, able to manage multiple time-sensitive projects
Full literacy of MS Office, Google Docs and familiarity with Atlassian JIRA suite is useful.
Ability to work in a fully Microsoft/Windows or Linux environment
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